Originally posted on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  Last updated 6/29/12
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- After drafting a long, defensive-minded big man in John Henson with their first pick, the Milwaukee Bucks went with pure offense in the second round, grabbing Kentucky sharpshooter Doron Lamb at No. 42.Lamb, who won a national championship as a college sophomore last season alongside Anthony Davis and the rest of the Wildcats, was Kentucky's second-leading scorer at 13.7 points per game. Lamb also made 46.6 percent of his 3-point shots and 82.6 percent of his free throws."To pick up a player like Doron Lamb, we're really excited," Bucks general manager John Hammond said. "He was one of the better shooters in this draft. We thought he would go in the first (round). We had him rated as a first-round pick."At only 20 years old, Lamb should make for a solid backup shooting guard in Milwaukee behind Monta Ellis. Lamb measured out at nearly 6-foot-5 in shoes at the NBA pre-draft combine. Hammond and coach Scott Skiles met with Lamb in Chicago at the combine and came a...
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